Malaysia a Key Link in Asia’s Disaster Resilience Plan

Supply Chain @ MIT

This was one of the main talking points at the 2013 Health & Humanitarian Logistics Conference, hosted by the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) in Malaysia this June. Building the right logistics capacity at each level is critical, which is why we featured this topic at the conference in Malaysia,” said Dr. Jarrod Goentzel, Director, MIT Humanitarian Response Lab , co-sponsor and co-organizer of the MISI conference.

Roadblocks to Sustainable Logistics in India’s Auto Industry

Supply Chain @ MIT

A study carried out by the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) and the Indian Institute of Management suggests that expanding the industry’s use of water […]. Featured Strategy Sustainability Transportation Uncategorized auto industry supply chains car manufacturing in India Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation sustainable supply chains

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A Decision-Making Tool for Designing Reverse Logistics Networks

Supply Chain @ MIT

The Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) has initiated a research project to help enterprises design networks for reverse logistics operations that meet their organizational objectives.

Improving Traceability for Better Supply Chain Performance

Supply Chain @ MIT

Researchers at the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI), Shah […]. Featured Innovation Strategy barcode versus RFID Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation MISI master's program MIT Global SCALE Network product track and trace Supply chain research

What Type of Strategic Thinker Are You?

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Innovation Strategy decision-making in supply chain Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation MIT Center Transportation & Logistics supply chain strategy research

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Is Blockchain the Missing Link in the Halal Supply Chain?

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Security Strategy Sustainability blockchain in the halal supply chain food traceability Halal food supply chain Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation smart contracts tracking Halal food

How Many Do You Need? An Evaluation of Flexible Ordering

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Strategy Asia Pacific coffee retailing demand forecasting flexible ordering pros and cons Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation MITDemand forecasts are notoriously unreliable, so how do managers place orders on the basis of projections are that are probably wrong?

De-Risking Oil Tanker Investment Decisions

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Transportation Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation MIT Global SCALE Network oil market pricing oil tanker investments transporting crude oil

Engineering spare parts supply chains for harsh environments

Supply Chain @ MIT

A thesis project completed by Sachin Shedge, a graduate of the MIT-Malaysia Master of Science in Supply Chain Management program, explored the […]. Engineering projects carried out in harsh environments require a reliable supply of spare parts.

How to Learn About Supply Chain Research From Around the World in a Few Hours

Supply Chain @ MIT

These are: the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (Cambridge, USA), the Zaragoza Logistics Center (Zaragoza, Spain), the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (Bogotá, Colombia), and the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (Shah Alam, Malaysia).

A Blockchain Model for LCL Operations

Supply Chain @ MIT

The Malaysia Institute of Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) and Shanghai Jiaotong University are engaged […]. In Chinese ports, less than container load (LCL) business processes are complicated and inefficient.

Anatomy of Agility

Supply Chain @ MIT

Dr. David Gligor , Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI), is engaged in research to answer these questions. Strategy company response malaysia institute for supply chain innovation MIT research SCALE Network supply chain agility Competitive play.

Speed Bumps on the Road to Growth for China’s 3PLs

Supply Chain @ MIT

This article was written by Dr. Albert Tan , Director of Education, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI). MIT CTL Strategy Transportation Uncategorized logistics costs in China logistics in China Malaysia Institute Supply Chain Innovation third-party logistics market

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Peeling Complexity in Emerging Markets

Supply Chain @ MIT

There are as many as a dozen middlemen in this supply chain says Dr. Manish Shukla, Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI). Filed under: Strategy Tagged: complexity , India , malaysia institute for supply chain innovation , middlemen , MIT , produce supply chain , wholesalers. Strategy complexity India malaysia institute for supply chain innovation middlemen MIT produce supply chain wholesalers

Is More Innovation in Education Required?

Enterra Insights

There is a lot of discussion about innovation in education; but, many pundits believe we are not innovating fast enough. Do we need disruptive education innovation. A few year ago Valerie Strauss ( @valeriestrauss ), an education writer, discussed a report released by the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) claiming to measure innovation in education.[3] She rightfully asked, “Is more of something genuinely innovative?”

Probabilistic Forecasting: Right Fit for Your Business?

Supply Chain Shaman

Customers include Qantas, Air France, Lufthansa, and Malaysia Airlines. Demand Global Supply Chains innovation Inventory Management Anthony Narozza probabilistic forecasting Spairliners. In the design of planning systems, it is important to think through the elements.

Capturing the Business Benefits of Student-Industry Collaboration

Supply Chain @ MIT

Across the MIT Global SCALE Network, the MIT Center for Transportation &Logistics (MIT CTL), the Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), the Malaysia Institute for Supply […]. There are many ways in which companies can collaborate with supply chain research centers.

A time of transition: 3 key trends for oil & gas in 2018

Quintiq

In the wake of its devastating consequences, companies have formed new business partnerships and become more open to embracing innovation. The current top seven exporters of LNG in the world are Qatar, Australia, Malaysia, Nigeria, Indonesia, Algeria and Russia.

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The automated container terminal and the odd (mis)adventure of the Google car

Quintiq

There are more abundant, and still cheaper, labor pools in Malaysia and Indonesia. At a recent dinner with friends, the topic of our conversation moved to the invincibility of autonomous vehicles and the unfortunate encounter between the bus and the Google car.

Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding

Logistics Trends and Insights

Maersk’s September 3 announcement of moving Twill, Damco’s digital freight forwarding service, under the Maersk umbrella as a ‘Maersk Innovation’ effective immediately and combined with Damco’s supply chain services moving to the Maersk folds on January 1, 2019 seems to have left Damco’s freight forwarding services hanging. Traditional Forwarder – 0. Digital Forwarder – 1.

Bristlecone Flash – February 2019

Bristlecone

In the past three months alone, we’ve worked with clients in dozens of countries – USA, UK, India, Thailand, Romania, Vietnam, China, Malaysia, Canada, Germany, UAE, Taiwan, Indonesia and many more. INDUSTRY INNOVATOR. AMERICAN CORPORATE APPAREL COMPANY SELECTS BRISTLECONE.

Plan for greater success: What experts said at Quintiq World Tour Singapore 2015

Quintiq

Dr Mahender Singh (Founding CEO & Rector, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation): The simplest thing UPS does is: No left turns for truck routes, only right turns. Get your copy now and discover further game-changing innovations.

Multiple Constraints of Route Planning in ASEAN

Abivin

Apart from the 2 leading nations – Singapore and Malaysia, other nations like Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam are also rapidly upgrading their road, rail, maritime and air cargo infrastructure in line with ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) frameworks.

DHL Supply Chain partners Tetra Pak to implement its first digital twin warehouse in Asia Pacific

EFT

Innovation has always been at the heart of what we do at Tetra Pak. Tetra Pak is the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company serving the needs of hundreds of millions of people in more than 160 countries, and we are proud to play a part in their vision to make food safe and available everywhere,” said Jerome Gillet, CEO, DHL Supply Chain Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines. “By

Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Malaysia. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

Supply Chain Movement

Together with MP Objects, supplier of supply chain software, Supply Chain Movement has created a mindmap for innovative order management, including a handy description of the route and with road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Malaysia.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Malaysia. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

This Week in Logistics News (November 17-21, 2014)

Talking Logistics

Specifically, the desire to own and control the innovation cycle — from the front end of its operations (website) to its back end (order fulfillment and DC automation systems) — in a holistic and integrated manner. I’m guessing it’s summer.

China Flexes Its Global Logistics Muscle

Material Handling & Logistics

This is truly a brilliant plan on China’s part,” explains David Gonsalvez, CEO of the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, which is part of the MIT Global Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence Network. For example, China is Malaysia’s top trading partner.

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Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Malaysia. On the other hand, innovations such as wearable technologies are increasingly becoming a standard and technological advancement means that better, easy-to-implement IT tools are available to improve planning across the supply chain.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Malaysia. At the same time, a tsunami of technology innovations is flooding the business landscape, creating new possibilities but also more complexity. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet.

Bridging the Finance Gap for Asian SMEs

Supply Chain @ MIT

The Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) has developed a framework for helping banks to tap into this vast market. The banks should adopt more innovative ways to analyze SME loans and gain a deeper understanding of how these enterprises fund their supply chains, recommends MISI. Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are key drivers of growth in Asia, but they are hindered by inadequate access to finance, particularly from large banks.

Supply Chain Solutions: What You Can Learn From the Semiconductor Industry

CH Robinson Transportfolio

You’ll find more information about IoT for the semiconductor industry in a new research paper, “ Make Global Supply Chains More Effective with Internet of Things ,” prepared by Dr. Shardul Phadnis of Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Using GPS to track cargo.

Supply Chains Rock

They are an innovative producer of high quality sweeteners, breath mints and semi-pharmaceutical products, has begun working with arviem to improve its global supply chain visibility for trade lanes between China and Europe. 4 comments: logistics malaysia. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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3 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

The company began with a pilot operation using a manufacturer in Malaysia. If you were to tell me that your company had never looked at its supply chain costs and sought to deliver reductions, I’d be mightily surprised.